On the road: Nobel laureate Soyinka to teach in South Africa

2017-09-23 18:59

Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka says being an itinerant teacher has become "a way of life" as he takes up a post as visiting professor at the University of Johannesburg

UJ students call Pravin Gordhan a sell-out

2017-07-26 21:30

Former finance minister Pravin Gordhan has been called a sell-out during a debate on state capture and radical economic transformation at the University of Johannesburg.

Women's safety campaign launching in Johannesburg

2017-06-14 06:18

The City of Johannesburg will announce a “Woman Safety Campaign” with the University of Johannesburg.

UJ students robbed at gunpoint on campus

2017-03-09 11:06

Two armed robbers have held up students inside a laboratory at the University of Johannesburg's Kingsway campus in an incident that ended in a shoot-out.

UJ to rename building after anti-apartheid journalists

2017-03-01 22:03

The University of Johannesburg is set to rename the Perskor Building after anti-apartheid journalists Percy Qoboza and Aggrey Klaaste.

Narrow win for defending champs Pukke

2017-01-31 07:37

The opening game of the 2017 Varsity Cup saw hosts UJ narrowly lose to 2016 champions NWU-Pukke.

Matrics, take note: Most universities are already full

2017-01-08 06:01

Thousands of matriculants may still have a chance to walk in and enrol at some universities, but most of them are already full.

Man who killed UJ student not a security guard - housing company

2016-11-07 10:55

A man who allegedly shot and killed a University of Johannesburg student at an off-campus residence is not a security guard, housing company Afhco says.

Black students are damned either way

2016-10-16 09:06

Poor black young people find themselves in terribly difficult positions. An often repeated binary is the idea that “those who want to study will study, and those who don’t want to study will not”.

12 students arrested on UJ's Soweto campus

2016-10-04 13:04

Twelve students have been arrested for public violence after they blocked the entrance to the University of Johannesburg’s Soweto campus, police say.


UJ investigation underway into alleged fraud by officials

2017-07-30 15:04

The University of Johannesburg has confirmed that two senior managers have stepped down pending the outcome of an investigation which the Sunday Independent reported was about allegations of fraud.

'I don't feel safe anymore' - UJ student

2017-06-14 20:42

A young woman at the University of Johannesburg says she feels like she is trapped in a jail cell because she no longer feels safe walking in public.

We no longer feel safe on campus - UJ student after armed robbery

2017-03-09 22:41

A University of Johannesburg student says he no longer feels safe on campus following an armed robbery in a computer lab on campus.

Academics must confront 'decolonising' education

2017-03-02 22:16

Efforts to "decolonise" education need to be dealt with now that students have raised the issue, a conference on the subject has heard.

UJ rampant victors in Bloem

2017-02-27 21:49

UJ picked up a bonus-point victory in thrashing the home side, CUT, in Bloemfontein, scoring nine tries in demolishing the Ixias.

UJ registrations steaming ahead smoothly

2017-01-18 11:08

Registrations by new and returning University of Johannesburg students for the 2017 academic year are going smoothly.

UJ names 3 students involved in weekend tragedies

2016-11-08 20:08

The University of Johannesburg has released the names of two students who drowned, and one who was shot dead, over the weekend.

UJ student allegedly shot and killed by security guard

2016-11-06 19:54

A University of Johannesburg student has been shot and killed, allegedly by a security guard at an accredited off-campus residence, the university says.

Campus security must stop attacking students – UJ academics

2016-10-07 20:06

Academics at the University of Johannesburg have called for an end to attacks on protesting students by campus security.

University closures would have ripple effects

2016-10-02 06:03

The risk of shutdown confronting our universities has serious economic ramifications within and beyond the university sector.

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